Ipswich Transport Museum
Preserving the transport heritage of Ipswich since 1965, and now supported by the Friends of the Ipswich Transport Museum.
The Ipswich Transport Museum is a Registered Charity No. 276626.
2014 Events and Special Open Days
Sundays 3rd, 10th and 17th August - Free Bus Ride to and from Museum,
Town Centre and Railway Station (standard museum admission charges today)
Leave the car behind and enjoy a leisurely free bus ride to and from the
museum. Timetable will be on our website. 11am - 4pm.
Note: if you want to come in the museum, normal admission charges apply.
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Bank Holiday Monday 25th August - Ride a Fire Engine Day
Get fired up with free rides on the museum's magnificent fire engines and
see other visiting machines. Hear bells ring and sirens scream! A very
popular event! 11am - 4pm.
Sunday 5th October - Classic Vehicles Day
An event celebrating the restoration of our 1962 Bristol HA lorry. Includes a
special display of visiting classic cars and commercials. Includes free bus
tours of the local area. 11am - 4pm.
Saturday 18th October - Wheels by Lamplight
museum with hundreds of old oil and paraffin lamps. Enjoy a special
evening and leave with a warm cosy glow. 7pm - 9pm. (Please note we can't
admit children to this event).
Sunday 9th November - The Winter Warmer
Sample the cosy delights of bygone winter travel. Enjoy the glow of
tungsten bulbs, the steam from the tea-urn and rumble of the engine as we
venture out into the dusk for our third nocturnal event. See website for
timetable. We open just after 11am. Rides 1.30pm - 5.30pm.
Saturday 6th December - The Christmas Cracker
The final opening day of our season is a family day with a Christmas theme.
Seasonal decorations and entertainment in the museum help to get you
into the Christmas mood. We give children a goody bag and 5d to spend
on festive items, rides on a selection of museum vehicles. and if you’re
good you may get to meet Father Christmas! 11am - 4 pm.
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